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Duffy Finishes 2nd In WTCS Montreal Qualifier

Duffy Finishes 2nd In WTCS Montreal Qualifier

Olympic gold medalist Flora Duffy finished second today [Aug 13] while competing in the qualifiers of the World Triathlon Championship Series Montreal, with the Bermudian triathlete advancing to the finals. This follows after Duffy recorded an historic and commanding win at the recent Tokyo Games to claim Bermuda’s first ever gold Olympic medal,... Read more of this article

Duffy To Compete In Triathlon Series In Montreal

Duffy To Compete In Triathlon Series In Montreal

Bermuda’s Olympic gold medalist Flora Duffy is set to compete in the women’s World Triathlon Championship Series Montreal this weekend. The report on the World Triathlon website said, “Two days, six super-sprint races, one new Olympic Champion and only one winner: the women’s World Triathlon Championship Series Montreal gets underway this... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Will Be At WTS Bermuda In October

Flora Duffy Will Be At WTS Bermuda In October

Flora Duffy confirmed she will be at the World Triathlon event in October in Bermuda, and local fans can be expected to give the Olympic Gold Medalist a huge welcome when she returns. “There is the World Triathlon event in October in Bermuda,” Ms Duffy said during a recent BNV interview, adding that “of course, I will definitely be... Read more of this article

Butterfield Finishes 10th In Ironman 70.3 Boulder

Butterfield Finishes 10th In Ironman 70.3 Boulder

Tyler Butterfield finished 10th competing in the Ironman 70.3 Boulder 2021 after finishing the 1.9km swim/ 90km bike/ 21.1km run at a time of 3:50:19. The Bermudian triathlete clocked a time of 25:38 on the swim, 2:01:05 on the bike course, and then 1:19:52 on the run course. Butterfield said, “What a race, it really is one of the best out there.... Read more of this article

Duffy: #1 In Female Triathlete Google Searches

Duffy: #1 In Female Triathlete Google Searches

Almost two weeks after racing to victory to win Bermuda’s first ever Olympic gold medal, people around the globe are still ‘Googling’ Bermuda’s Flora Duffy. She was in the top sports search trends overall after her win, and according to Google’s stats, as of this morning [Aug 8], she remains the #1 searched female triathlete... Read more of this article

Olympic Medal Table & Per Capita Rankings

Olympic Medal Table & Per Capita Rankings

The Tokyo Olympics came to an end today [Aug 8] with the official closing ceremony, and Bermuda finished the Games placing 63rd overall on the official medal table, and if you look at the medals on a per capita basis, the island was second per capita in overall medals, and first as far as gold medals per capita. The 63rd overall — as per the official... Read more of this article

Video: Triathlete Flora Duffy On Future Plans

Video: Triathlete Flora Duffy On Future Plans

Olympic gold medalist Flora Duffy discussed her future plans, saying that while it’s still too soon to say about the next Olympics, before these Games she “was 100% no to Paris and now I’m less 100% no to Paris.” The 2024 Summer Olympics will be held in Paris from 26 July to 11 August 2024. The multiple time world champion also indicated she... Read more of this article

Video: BNV Interview With Flora Duffy

Video: BNV Interview With Flora Duffy

Bernews is excited to announce that Olympic gold medalist Flora Duffy is joining us this evening [Aug 2] for the latest episode in the Bernews News & Views series. Ms Duffy caused the island to erupt in celebration a week ago when she recorded a dominant win in the Olympic triathlon, winning the first ever Gold Olympic medal for Bermuda, and the... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy: It’s Not Just My Medal, It’s Our Medal

Flora Duffy: It’s Not Just My Medal, It’s Our Medal

“Of course it is special for me, but it’s so special for the island of Bermuda, it’s not just my medal, it’s our medal,” Olympic gold medalist Flora Duffy said. Ms Duffy’s view appears to be shared by most of us here on the island, as judging by the numerous comments, Bermudians have been proudly claiming the medal,... Read more of this article

CARICOM Congratulates Flora Duffy

CARICOM Congratulates Flora Duffy

CARICOM has extended congratulations to Bermuda’s Flora Duffy after her gold medal winning performance at the Tokyo Olympics Triathlon, saying it is “further evidence of the ability of small states like ours to compete and be successful in the global arena.”The message from CARICOM CARICOM Secretary-General, Ambassador Irwin LaRocque... Read more of this article

Michael Douglas Congratulates Flora Duffy

Michael Douglas Congratulates Flora Duffy

Prominent actor Michael Douglas has offered his congratulations to Bermudian triathlete Flora Duffy after she won the island’s first ever Olympic gold medal during the Tokyo Olympics. Mr. Douglas, whose mother is Bermudian, shared his positive words via a video with his five million Facebook followers and nearly one million Instagram followers. A... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Highly Ranked In Google Trends

Flora Duffy Highly Ranked In Google Trends

People around the world have been Googling Bermuda’s Flora Duffy following her Olympic win, with the Bermudian triathlete ranking in the top Google Trends, a very notable achievement considering they process billions of searches per day. Shortly after her medal win, Google Trends showed her as the top trend in both New Zealand and Switzerland,... Read more of this article

Video: CNN Interviews Triathlete Flora Duffy

Video: CNN Interviews Triathlete Flora Duffy

CNN interviewed Olympic Champion Flora Duffy, who told CNN that winning the island’s first ever gold Olympic medal is ‘bigger than her’ as it means so much to everyone in Bermuda. Flora Duffy claimed the victory in a dominant style, finishing more than one minute ahead of the silver medalist to claim the gold, causing the entire island... Read more of this article